Training And Performance Improvement

The Training and Performance Improvement certificate focuses on managing and delivering training programs and improving workplace performance through quality instruction. In this certificate program, you can:

  • Acquire essential skills for the management and delivery of learning and training systems and modules.
  • Explore a variety of technologies that support training in both traditional classroom and virtual environments.
  • Learn methods and techniques for identifying performance gaps, conducting needs assessments, and identifying solutions and evaluating their effectiveness.
  • Implement design changes to instructional materials and support systems based on your research and analysis of authentic online learning environments.

Completion Requirements

  • 12 total semester credits
    • Core course (3 sem. cr.)
    • Certificate courses (9 sem. cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Core Course

Course Code Course Credits
Course Code EDUC 6115 Course Learning Theories and Instruction Credits (3 sem. cr.)

Certificate Courses

Course Code Course Credits
Course Code EIDT 6100 Course Instructional Design Credits (3 sem. cr.)
Course Code EIDT 6500 Course Performance Improvement Credits (3 sem. cr.)
Course Code EIDT 6501 Course Training and Development Credits (3 sem. cr.)

Technology Requirements

In addition to Walden’s general technical requirements, this program requires the following:

  • Windows XP/Vista or Mac OS X

There are also free, downloadable software programs that may be required in order to complete the course and program requirements.

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